|ElizaLynchShort - Tony Phillips|
A young woman leaves Ireland escaping the famine of the 1840's. She moves to England and develops a penchant for strong military men. She, Eliza Lynch, marries a French officer the age of 15. She moves from England to France and then on to Algeria where her husband, Xavier de Quatrefages, was responsible for the military hospital. All did not go well so she returned from that war to Paris where she became the lover of another strongman in her life, a Russian military officer...
Keywords: Eliza Lynch; Paraguay; Francisco Solano Lopez; Triple Alianza; Triple Alliance; War; Irish; Famine